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Aerial video shows dramatic Mississippi River rescue in central Minnesota
'I thought I was going to lose my life,' MN woman recalls during violent teen relationship
Live video streaming planned for MN Supreme Court arguments
Trump's threat to shut down government over border wall raises stakes for lawmakers
Three reclusive Seattle brothers, aged 82, 80 and 78, accused of child sex abuse
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GeaCom says 'meritless' investor suit will pass
Damiano Center looking for new executive director
Music tech firm acquired, moves to Two Harbors
Google's newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
Macy's to restructure merchandising unit, cut 100 jobs
ESPN removes Robert Lee from calling U-Va. game in Charlottesville because of his name
Boxing: McGregor given 'no chance'
Running: Northland fares well in Marquette
College football: Saints picked to win UMAC
Say cheese: From Gruyere to ricotta, here are ways to eat this palate pleaser
Hamilton fans: Eat like the $10 Founding Father with this cookbook
Salad mixes pesto with classic ingredients
Emily Ford combines history, science and design in her role as Glensheen Mansion’s head gardener
Readings & Writers: 'Far From the Tree' and 'A Bag for a Pony'
Frank and Gert Tarnowski
Walter & Elizabeth Stafford
Donald Lee Wright
Eileen M. Ketola
Donald Marvin Jaeger Jr.
Patricia Marion "Pat" Shusterich
Michael S. Grigoni
Commentary: Trump's Arizona rally showed just how unfit he is
Reader's View: Column about dogs 'on the money'
Postal Carrier's View: Don't worry; my dog won't bite
Candidate's View: New voice needed for more promising future in Duluth
Reader's View: Forget the wall; reform immigration
More Nice Fish for 2017
MN DNR Weekly Report for Aug. 21, 2017
Ask a Conservation Officer: How can you tell where the border is while fishing?
Houston's fishing report: Go deep for lake trout
Field Reports: Continental duck numbers remain above average
Pets of the Week for Aug. 22, 2017
RecSports for Aug. 20
August 17, 2017
Power outage affecting parts of downtown Duluth
A power outage - reportedly caused by a tree falling on a power line - was affecting parts of downtown Duluth late Thursday afternoon. Minnesota Power reported that about 200 customers were affected by the outage. Some traffic lights in downtown Duluth were out. The utility reported...
August 17, 2017 - 5:33pm
August 9, 2017
Minnesota Power warns of scammers
Minnesota Power is warning customers of scammers demanding immediate payment by unusual means and threatening to shut off service. “These...
August 9, 2017 - 3:31pm
August 2, 2017
Allete profits up in second quarter
Higher rates and more mining pushed Allete's profits to $36.9 million in the second quarter, the company reported Wednesday. "Our favorable results reflect interim rates associated with Minnesota Power's rate review, strong industrial customer demand and a ... very positive regulatory...
August 2, 2017 - 8:12pm
July 27, 2017
Allete declares dividend
The board of directors for Duluth’s Allete Inc. on Thursday declared a quarterly dividend of 53.5 cents per share. That’s $2.14 per share on an annual basis, which is unchanged from the last quarter. The dividend will be paid Sept. 1 to shareholders of record as of Aug. 15. Shares...
July 27, 2017 - 5:28pm
July 22, 2017
Lightning strike knocks Northshore Mining offline; repairs underway
A lightning strike at the power plant that serves Northshore Mining in Silver Bay knocked the taconite processing plant offline Friday night....
July 22, 2017 - 10:08am
July 6, 2017
Early morning storms drop torrential rain, knock out power in the Northland
Early morning storms knocked out power to several thousand homes and businesses and dropped torrential rains in parts of the Northland. A flood...
July 6, 2017 - 8:34am
July 1, 2017
Minnesota Power's view: EnergyForward strategy meets expectations for safe, reliable energy
Minnesota Power's EnergyForward plan has met the state's policy that calls for 25 percent of Minnesota's electricity to come from renewable resources...
July 1, 2017 - 4:22pm
June 29, 2017
Paying more for power — State Senator’s View: Monday is final day to comment on rate increase proposal
Minnesota's Public Utility Commission wants to hear from you about proposed rate increases that may impact your monthly electric utility bill....
June 29, 2017 - 12:31am
Paying more for power — An Environmentalist’s View: Rate hikes not needed to grow clean energy, protect environment
Power companies across the country realize that investing in clean, efficient energy is a win-win business decision. With the costs for electricity...
June 29, 2017 - 12:30am
Reader's View: Remember to turn off lights, pay bigger bills
I am both a user of Minnesota Power and a shareholder in Minnesota Power. The utility's recent request to raise rates illustrated the conundrum we are faced with as users of this utility ("Public weighs in on Minnesota Power rate case," June 21). For years now we have been urged to...
June 29, 2017 - 12:26am
June 22, 2017
Northland power plant crew rescues land-locked loon
Loons are Olympic-caliber swimmers, designed for speed and agility underwater that enables them to outswim the fish they catch and eat. They...
June 22, 2017 - 4:55pm
June 21, 2017
Reader's View: Electric rate hike can't be justified
The proposed Minnesota Power electrical rate increase in the Duluth area before the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission is not currently justified ("Electricity rate hike opponents urge public to comment," June 14). So far the evidence justifies an electricity rate decrease for...
June 21, 2017 - 12:59am
June 20, 2017
Public weighs in on Minnesota Power rate case
Bashed in recent weeks by the state attorney general, the state Department of Commerce and the mining industry, Minnesota Power's proposed electric...
June 20, 2017 - 7:50pm
Reader's View: Raise your voice before energy rates are raised
I feel compelled to voice my concern about Minnesota Power's recent request to increase energy bills by up to 16 percent per household. This proposal, which is being considered by the Minnesota Public Utility Commission (PUC), would cause residential customers like myself to shoulder...
June 20, 2017 - 12:03am
June 14, 2017
Electricity rate hike opponents urge public to comment
Opponents of Minnesota Power's proposed rate hike say the poor and elderly will take an outsized hit as electric bills go up. "These increases...
June 14, 2017 - 6:36pm